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Ref NoBMS/15
TitleDublin Branch Pharmacopaeia Committee
Date3 January 1859 - 26 February 1864
LevelItem
Extentc.400 pages
CreatorNameDublin Branch, Pharmacopaeia Committee
DescriptionUnder the Medical Act of 1858 the General Medical Council was responsible for compiling and publishing a national British Pharmacopaeia in English, which would replace the previous regional pharmacopaeias including the Dublin Pharmacopaeia (see RCPI/12). A series of branch committees were establish to assist in the preparation, including this one in Dublin, which had representatives from the College of Surgeons, College of Physicians and Apothecaries Hall. The British Pharmacopaeia was published in 1864.
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TermMedical Act (1858) c.90
Pharmacopaeia
Drug compounding